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Friendship & Dating Program

This program supports you to build on social skills to create and maintain friendships and relationships. We have put together a curriculum to support youth, adults and seniors with developmental exceptionalities to identify, develop and practice creating friendships and relationships.

In this program you will learn and practice:
✅ Identifying potential friends and partners
✅ Starting and ending conversations
✅ Phone calls, social media and texting
✅ Planning and enjoying get togethers
✅ Handling disagreements
✅ Planning a date
✅ Asking someone out on a date
✅ Dating etiquette

Saturdays: April 18th – June 13th, 2020 (no program May 16th) 

from 1pm- 3pm 

Fee: $249 (Passport Funding Friendly)

Course is held at Community of Hearts-Lifelong Learning Centre (55 Wynham St N. Guelph, ON).


Register at info@communityofhearts.ca OR 519-826-9056.

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